Social Policy Research and Innovation Group

Organisation profile

About us

The Social Policy Research and Innovation Group generates cutting-edge research and innovation, influencing policies and enhancing lives in Wales, the UK, and globally. 

Through impactful collaborations with partners in other universities, third-sector organisations, public bodies, and policymakers, our research consistently achieves world-leading and internationally significant outcomes. 

Research themes

Our expert multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary teams focus on: 

  • Welfare, Inequality and Social Justice 
  • Environment and Sustainability 
  • International Development and Global Social Policy 

These themes are supplemented by the Centre for Social Policy.

Postgraduate Research

We welcome applications for postgraduate research in one of our areas of expertise. 


Lead: Professor Palash Kamruzzaman

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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